Tag: binge drinking

Binge Drinking Is a Big Problem for Maryland College Students



Binge drinking is associated with a host of public health problems, including increased rates of drunk driving, car accidents, alcohol poisoning, and domestic violence. So it’s troubling that the first Maryland College Alcohol Survey showed that nearly half of Maryland college students reported binge drinking in the previous month.

Underage Drinkers Have Terrible Taste



We all know that kids under the legal drinking age still manage to find a way to get drunk. But do they have to rely on such gross beverages? According to recent research out of the Johns Hopkins Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth and the Boston University School of Public Health, underage drinkers prefer vodka, Bud Light, Smirnoff malt beverages, and Coors Light when they binge drink.

Does Towson U Have an Alcohol Problem?

A professor at Wesleyan estimates that fully half of college students are “situational alcoholics.” What’s to be done?

College students drink. They always have, they always will. But sometimes that drinking gets out of hand — as seems to be the case at Towson University these days.